Our Veterinarians

Kimberly Agnello
DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR
Surgery
Kimberly Agnello
DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery and Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of California, Davis
  • Fellowship, Orthopedic Research, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Oradell Animal Hospital, Paramus NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Dr. Agnello lives in Philadelphia with her daughter and Golden Retriever. In her free, time she enjoys running and exercising.
Rebecca Bernstein
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Philadelphia PA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Maribeth Bossbaly
VMD, DACVIM (Cardiology)
Cardiology
Maribeth Bossbaly
VMD, DACVIM (Cardiology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Cardiology
Cardiology
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
  • Residency, Cardiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Marie Buckley
VMD, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Marie Buckley
VMD, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, VCA Newark Animal Hospital, DE
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Newark Animal Hospital, DE
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Arielle Camp
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Rochester, NY
Peter Chapman
BVetMed, DECVIM (Cardiology), DACVIM, MRCVS
Internal Medicine
Peter Chapman
BVetMed, DECVIM (Cardiology), DACVIM, MRCVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Richard Chetney
DVM, DACVR-RO
Radiation Oncology
Richard Chetney
DVM, DACVR-RO
Board Certified in Veterinary Radiation Oncology
Radiation Oncology
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology-Radiation Oncology
  • Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Oncology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Michigan Veterinary Specialists, Southfield & Auburn Hills
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Bachelor of Science, Environmental and Forest Biology, State University of New York, Albany
Fiamma De Witte
DVM
Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Large Animal Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Equine Medicine & Surgery, Palm Beach FL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, Belgium
Lauren Deahl
DVM, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Lauren Deahl
DVM, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, VCA Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center, Westbury NY
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Center, Fairfax VA
  • Clinical Rotation, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal and Poultry Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Blacksburg
  • Associates of Science, Biology, Northern Virginia Community College, Manassas
Lauren Diangelo
DVM
Neurology
Lauren Diangelo
DVM
Neurology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Lauren Diangelo is an intern in our neurology service.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Purdue University, West Lafayette
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Samuel Durkan
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Samuel Durkan
DVM, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, Tufts University, Medford MA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Rochester Veterinary Specialists, NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies
Catherine Dzienisiewski
VMD, MLAS
Emergency Medicine
  • Master of Science, Laboratory Animal Science, Drexel University, Philadelphia PA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Joseph Eagleson
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Neurology, Neurosurgery
Joseph Eagleson
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Neurology
Neurology, Neurosurgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)
  • Residency, Neurology & Neurosurgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Neurology & Neurosurgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Jamie Etish
VMD, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Jamie Etish
VMD, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Michael Ficklin
DVM
Surgery
  • Internship, Surgery, VCA Animal Specialty Center of South Carolina, Columbia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Carolina Veterinary Specialists, Charlotte NC
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Champaign
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Texas, Austin
Margaret Fortney
DVM
Internal Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, New York
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology & Anthropology, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Kevin Frame
BVSc
Surgery
  • Internship, Surgery, VCA Hollywood Animal Hospital, FL
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Caleb Frankel
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Coral Springs Animal Hospital, Ft. Lauderdale FL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Stephanie Harrier
DVM
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Melissa Java
VMD, DACVECC
Critical Care
Melissa Java
VMD, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Michael Jennings
VMD, DAVDC
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
Michael Jennings
VMD, DAVDC
Board Certified in Veterinary Denistry & Oral Surgery
Dentistry & Oral Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College
  • Residency, Dentistry & Oral Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Kieran Kelly
MVB
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Garden State Veterinary Specialists, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Monmouth University, West Long Branch NJ
Alan Klag
DVM, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Alan Klag
DVM, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Rowley Memorial Animal Hospital, Springfield MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Montreal, Canada
Teresa Lucibello
MVB
Internal Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, New York NY
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ
Albert Lynch
BVM&S
Surgery
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Santa Cruz Veterinary Hospital, CA
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Science, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Megan Mackalonis
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center of Westbury, NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Alexander MacLeod
DVM, DACVR
Diagnostic Imaging
Alexander MacLeod
DVM, DACVR
Board Certified in Veterinary Radiology
Diagnostic Imaging
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • Residency, Radiology, University of California, Davis
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Jennifer MacLeod
VMD, DACVS
Surgery
Jennifer MacLeod
VMD, DACVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Neurology & Neurosurgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Jennifer Magilton
MLAS, VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital, Portland OR
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Master of Laboratory Animal Science, Drexel University, Philadelphia PA
Caroline Maguire
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Abby Meltzer
VMD
Internal Medicine
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Hope Advanced Veterinary Center, Vienna VA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York City
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biological Sciences. Wellesley College, MA
Brianna Miniter
MVB
Surgery
  • Internship, Surgery, Veterinary Specialty Hospital of San Diego, CA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, 404 Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital, Ontario, Canada
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Bachelor of Science, California State University, Fresno
Hanna Murray
DVM, DACVR
Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • Residency, Diagnostic Imaging, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Carolina Veterinary Specialists, Charlotte NC
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Anastasiya Olevska
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Emergency & Critical Care, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Robert Orsher
VMD, DACVS
Surgery
Robert Orsher
VMD, DACVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Garret Pachtinger
VMD, DACVECC
Critical Care
Garret Pachtinger
VMD, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Fellowship, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Karen Palazzini
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Karen Palazzini
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Oradell Animal Hospital, Paramus NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Janet Peralta
DVM
Internal Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Tufts University, Medford MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Cook College, New Brunswick NJ
Catherine Popovitch
DVM, DACVS, DECVS
Surgery
Catherine Popovitch
DVM, DACVS, DECVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, European College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Sabrina Reilly
DVM, DACVAA
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
Sabrina Reilly
DVM, DACVAA
Board Certified in Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Anesthesiology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Internship, Equine Medicine, Manor Equine Hospital, Monkton MD
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
Shelby Reinstein
DVM, MS, DACVO
Ophthalmology
Shelby Reinstein
DVM, MS, DACVO
Board Certified in Veterinary Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Vision Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Master of Science, Diagnostic Medicine & Pathology, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
Rebecca Risbon
VMD, DACVIM (Oncology)
Oncology
Rebecca Risbon
VMD, DACVIM (Oncology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Oncology
Oncology
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
  • Residency, Medical Oncology, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Rosanna Scali
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Rosanna Scali
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames
Laura Schmitt
VMD, DABVP (Canine & Feline Practice)
Emergency Medicine
Laura Schmitt
VMD, DABVP (Canine & Feline Practice)
Board Certified Veterinary Practitioner (Canine & Feline Practice)
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Canine & Feline Practice)
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Virginia Shen
VMD
Emergency Medicine
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Virginia-Maryland College, Blacksburg VA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Carly Sullivan
DVM
Surgery
  • Internship, Surgery, Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, Levittown PA
  • Internship, Surgery, Central Texas Veterinary Specialty Hospital, Austin
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, New York NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg
Rebecca Syring
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Rebecca Syring
DVM, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Fellowship, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Laura Tseng
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Laura Tseng
DVM, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Fellowship, Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, Medford MA

Technicians (VTS)

Kathy Amato
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Critical Care
Kathy Amato
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (Emergency & Critical Care)
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
Kathleen Amato likes the intensity of helping to treat a critical patient in the emergency room, and she always finds a positive outcome to be particularly satisfying. Away from the hospital, she enjoys long walks with her family and dogs.
Brittany Betancourt
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Critical Care
Brittany Betancourt
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (Emergency & Critical Care)
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
Brittany Betancourt likes the challenge of emergency and critical care medicine and particularly enjoys internal medicine, toxicity and gastrointestinal surgery cases, as well as caring for critical postoperative patients. Her favorite pastimes include Crossfit, reading and shopping. Polly and Barney are her two pit bulls.
Carol Fitzpatrick
CVT, VTS (Cardiology)
Ophthalmology
Carol Fitzpatrick
CVT, VTS (Cardiology)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (Cardiology)
Ophthalmology
Servicing Locations
After spending many years in the specialty of cardiology, Carol Fitzpatrick moved over to the ophthalmology team to help with a staffing shortage, and she’s been there ever since. She finds it rewarding to help pets see again and enjoys educating owners on eye disease. Her favorite pastime is birding, which she does almost every weekend. Maizie is her dog, and Lily and Ivy are her two cats.
Bridget MacDonald
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Critical Care
Bridget MacDonald
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (Emergency & Critical Care)
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
In her chosen field, Bridget MacDonald’ favorite cases to treat are those that require intensive care nursing of the respiratory system: upper airway obstructions, noncardiogenic pulmonary edema, thoracic trauma, acute respiratory distress system (ARDS) and systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS). With a husband, three children and two cats, her home is filled with energy. Passionate about yoga, somehow she finds time as a certified instructor, to teach classes.